Olivia Rebernik Receives the Outstanding Senior Award

  Congratulations to Olivia Rebernik for her award from the Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences! Olivia is a Marine Science major with a concentration in Marine Geology. She has been taking many Earth & Planetary Sciences courses and has been working with Ken Miller and Jim Browning. You can...

Association for Women Geoscientists Recognizes EPS Professor’s Service

  The Association for Women Geoscientists (AWG) recognized Dr. Lauren Neitzke-Adamo for her service and chairing the Outstanding Educator Award Committee from 2019 to 2023. They celebrated her dedication to this commitment for four years and thanked her for her service to AWG and the geoscience...

David Tibbits Receives 2024 National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship Award

  Congratulations to David Tibbits who received news that he was selected to receive the 2024 National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship Award for the fall. David was granted this fellowship for his outstanding achievements in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math...

Dr. Ben Black Selected as a 2024 Kavli Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences

EPS Assistant Professor Ben Black has been selected as a 2024 Kavli Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences. Kavli Fellows are chosen from “among the nation's brightest young scientists from industry, academia, and government” to participate in discussions of new ideas and advances spanning a broad...

STEM Grads Giving Back: Upward Bound Math-Science

The Upward Bound Math-Science Pre-College Program at Rutgers University is designed to assist and motivate first-generation, low-income high school students, preparing them for college admission and supporting them in completing their degrees. Lydia DiMattia, a Ph.D. student in the Department of...

Graduate student Alex Ostroverkhova awarded Kenneth N Weaver Student Travel Award from the...

The Kenneth N Weaver Student Travel Award was awarded to Alex Ostroverkhova to support her travel to the GSA Connect Convention. At this year's convention, Alex  presented a poster on her research titled Using Data Science Methods to Explore the Origins of Ungrouped Carbonaceous Chondrites. Read more about her...

Madera Selected for 2023 Wiley Award

Graduate Student, Alissa Madera, was selected as 1 of the 4 students for the prestigious 2023 Wiley Award.  The Wiley Awards are given to a few students each year for the top oral presentations at the annual meeting of the Meteoritical Society, sponsored by Wiley, the publisher of the journal Meteoritics...

Graduate Student, Alissa Madera, Award Travel Award from Barringer Crater Company

The 85th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society was held in August at the UCLA campus in Los Angeles, California. A total of 61 meteoritical society members won travel awards for the conference, Alissa was one of them. Her travel award was sponsored by the Barringer Crater Company, and it was...